result
4th Test, Sydney, Jan 7 - 12 1978, India tour of Australia
(98.7 ov)131 & 263
396/8d
India won by an innings and 2 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Dyson lbw b Chandrasekhar261141361022.80
Gary Cosier  b Amarnath1731462054.83
Peter Toohey run out 4991044.44
Craig Serjeant c Ghavri b Bedi435411011.42
Bob Simpson (c)c †Kirmani b Chandrasekhar38991132038.38
Kim Hughes  b Bedi1721221180.95
Tony Mann  b Bedi021000.00
Steve Rixon lbw b Chandrasekhar1768701025.00
Wayne Clark c Gavaskar b Chandrasekhar021000.00
Jeff Thomson not out 110210010.00
Sam Gannon c Amarnath b Prasanna065000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 2)7
TOTAL(49.4 Ov, RR: 1.98)131
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Gary Cosier), 2-34 (Peter Toohey), 3-46 (Craig Serjeant), 4-61 (John Dyson), 5-84 (Kim Hughes), 6-84 (Tony Mann), 7-125 (Bob Simpson), 8-125 (Wayne Clark), 9-130 (Steve Rixon), 10-131 (Sam Gannon)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Karsan Ghavri712502.67---00
Mohinder Amarnath74610.64---00
Bishan Bedi1334932.82---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar1533041.50---00
Erapalli Prasanna7.421411.40---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c †Rixon b Thomson491101445044.54
Chetan Chauhan c Mann b Clark421241706033.87
Mohinder Amarnath c Gannon b Clark937401024.32
Gundappa Viswanath  b Thomson791822026043.40
Dilip Vengsarkar c †Rixon b Cosier481212082039.66
Ashok Mankad  b Thomson1623222069.56
Syed Kirmani  b Cosier4261953068.85
Karsan Ghavri c Serjeant b Thomson641231425052.03
Erapalli Prasanna not out 2544564056.81
Bishan Bedi (c)not out 11100100.00
Extras(lb 9, nb 12)21
TOTAL(101 Ov, RR: 2.94)396/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-97 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-102 (Chetan Chauhan), 3-116 (Mohinder Amarnath), 4-241 (Gundappa Viswanath), 5-261 (Ashok Mankad), 6-263 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 7-344 (Syed Kirmani), 8-395 (Karsan Ghavri)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jeff Thomson2788342.30---00
Wayne Clark2136622.35---00
Sam Gannon2046502.43---00
Tony Mann20010103.78---00
Bob Simpson403406.37---00
Gary Cosier912622.16---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Dyson c & b Chandrasekhar651671011.76
Gary Cosier  b Bedi681641939041.46
Kim Hughes c Vengsarkar b Bedi1981942023.45
Craig Serjeant  b Prasanna1630016.66
Bob Simpson (c)lbw b Prasanna331261312026.19
Peter Toohey c sub (S Madan Lal) b Ghavri852582319032.94
Tony Mann c & b Prasanna021000.00
Steve Rixon c Viswanath b Chandrasekhar1127221040.74
Wayne Clark  b Prasanna1023332043.47
Jeff Thomson  b Ghavri1655722029.09
Sam Gannon not out 00400-
Extras(b 5, lb 6, nb 3)14
TOTAL(98.7 Ov, RR: 1.99)263
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (John Dyson), 2-87 (Kim Hughes), 3-88 (Craig Serjeant), 4-106 (Gary Cosier), 5-171 (Bob Simpson), 6-171 (Tony Mann), 7-194 (Steve Rixon), 8-221 (Wayne Clark), 9-257 (Peter Toohey), 10-263 (Jeff Thomson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Karsan Ghavri12.734222.44---00
Mohinder Amarnath53901.35---00
Bishan Bedi2886221.66---00
Bhagwath Chandrasekhar2438522.65---00
Erapalli Prasanna29115141.31---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season1977/78
Series result5-match series level 2-2
Match numberTest no. 814
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
Australia Image
Robin Bailhache
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Tom Brooks
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 07 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 86/0 (Sunil Gavaskar 45*, Chetan Chauhan 35*)
Sun, 08 Jan - day 2 - India 1st innings 190/3 (Gundappa Viswanath 48*, Dilip Vengsarkar 23*)
Mon, 09 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 40/1 (Gary Cosier 23*, Kim Hughes 7*)
Tue, 10 Jan - rest day
Wed, 11 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 243/8 (Peter Toohey 77*, Jeff Thomson 4*)
Thu, 12 Jan - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 263 (98.7 ov) - end of match